We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cafe Knigge

$$ - $$$German, Cafe,
Soegestr. 42, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
+49 421 13060
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (23 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
German, Cafe, Central European
$$ - $$$
Soegestr. 42, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (173)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The staff is the absolutely impolite, they don't seem to like foreign people there and it's a way too crowded place with rather high prices. There are better options in the area. If you don't want to be treated like **** by their staff, just...More

Thank Nesrin N
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If you want to try a real German cake surrounded by Germans, this is the place. Authentic coffee bar with unforgettable cakes, all the types you imagine. Perfectly done, as homemade. Loved the place AND the cakes! Don't miss it if you visit Bremen!

Thank mercedes n
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Knigge is a café with a long tradition, dating back to 1889, yes more than 125 years. It is located in the center of old town Bremen, close to the renowned Bremer Stadtmusikanten, Bremen's famous landmark, the 4 animals standing on each other like...More

Thank Immanuel_Fruhmann
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This cafe is spotless. you could eat your cakes off the floor here. The staff are very friendly and very helpful. There is a great selection of cakes, sweets, teas and coffee. It is ideal for takeaway or sit down. Toilets are also spotless. It...More

Thank DaveyFitz
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I love their Cafe. And i love the cake they done. They have A norml price for the best. Good luck. Yair1515@gmail.com

Thank Yair1515
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Cafe Knigge is a traditional cake shop offering a huge range of extraordinary confectioner cakes and sweet delicious treats. I think it is a 'must have' if you like to enjoy beautyful sweets in an original old style cafe in town. There is aswell the...More

Thank Zwoelfe
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We came here for Ice cream. There's a great selection with cakes as well. There is seating outside to enjoy the passers by.

Thank MDowning1973
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Knigge has been around as long as I can recall. Which was exactly why I wanted to visit, but now with my family. Butterkuchen, Baumkuchen, Apfelstrudel, Gemischte Waldbeerkuchen: as good as ever, especially with a warm chocolate (with or without alcohol), any choice of coffee,...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 25 December 2016

All I can say is the cakes are the best specially dark chocolate cake and chocolate Raum are the most delicious for chocolate lovers. It is a warm place with charming staff where surly you could fine a desirable seat. Hot drinks with chocolate cakes...More

Thank Toki S
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The range and quality of the cakes were great - but they are very pricey. A nice place for coffee and cake on a winter's day - Pity the coffee comes out of a machine rather than crafted by a barista

Thank kiwi572014
Nearby HotelsSee all 86 hotels in Bremen
Swissotel Bremen
1,275 reviews
.24 km away
Hotel Classico
95 reviews
.29 km away
Atlantic Grand Hotel Bremen
533 reviews
.32 km away
H+ Hotel Bremen
313 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby Restaurants
1885 die Burger
266 reviews
.10 km away
Q1 - Metropolitan Kitchen & Bar
167 reviews
.08 km away
Muchos Mas
38 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
871 reviews
.24 km away
Historische Altstadt
937 reviews
.23 km away
Bremen Town Hall (Rathaus)
750 reviews
.22 km away
222 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cafe Knigge staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Cafe, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soegestr. 42, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  State of Bremen  >  Bremen
  • Phone Number: +49 421 13060
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing